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Dudley, Robert, earl of Leicesterlocked

(1532/3–1588)
  • Simon Adams

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Dudley, Robert, earl of Leicester (1532/3–1588), courtier and magnate, was born on 24 June 1532 or 1533, the fifth son of John Dudley, duke of Northumberland (1504–1553), royal minister, and his wife, Jane Dudley (1508/9–1555) [see under Dudley, duke of Northumberland (1504–1553)...

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